OpenStack Release Cycle
- Open the Releases
section of the Contributor Guide
- Read the material
- Ask the mentors questions
- Get ready to go through the exercises
- Look up the release schedule for the current and past two OpenStack
release cycles & share links
- Identify common characteristics of these cycles
- How many milestones are there?
- What is the focus of each of the milestones?
- How many OpenStack releases are currently maintained by the community?
- Post the information on the IRC channel
- Find some of the feature proposal freeze deadlines in the current release
- Compare the deadlines between two different project teams and discuss the
differences with your group
- Why are there different dates for some teams?
- What are some of the different freeze dates for different activities
in the release?
- Find the release week for the current release
- Why is there a whole week and not a single day planned?
- Find where the currently released code is posted